WoodsEdge Institute

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WoodsEdge Institute is designed to train and unleash hundreds of passionate Christ-followers into every sector of society to serve as church planters, missionaries, pastors, and effective leaders in ministry and the marketplace. WoodsEdge Institute provides a path for men and women to receive biblical training with the goal of activating leaders of all types to reach the people of Houston and beyond. If you’re passionate about impacting your city with the gospel, we’d love to talk with you.

WoodsEdge Institute believes it is the call of the church to equip the saints to do the work of ministry. Eph. 4:12

“One who walks with God -- works with people -- to accomplish a vision.”

Registration and Financial

The cost of registration for each course is $100There is no application fee. If you would like to meet with our WoodsEdge Institute Director and find out more about how you could be involved, contact Phill at 281-364-0415 or

*If you are concerned about your ability to pay, please let us know. Scholarships are available if needed.

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A broad overview and survey of the Old Testament designed to emphasize the structure, theme, and message of the Old Testament and each of its 39 individual books in order to provide an understanding of God’s self-revelation and His plan of redemption.

The foundational course where you will be introduced to some of the many aspects of biblical interpretation and learn to discern what Scripture says, what it means, and how it can be applied. You’ll gain a fresh understanding of God’s Word and the confidence to share it in whatever capacity you serve.

A Survey and summary of the ten major doctrines of the Bible with an emphasis on knowing God more fully while understanding and practicing sound theology.

An overview survey of the New Testament focusing on the author, theme, purpose, structure and basic content of each individual book and relating each book to the whole Bible. A strong emphasis is also given to the application message of each book. 

Based upon your desired emphasis – what we would call your “deployment outcome” – you would spend 12-16 weeks in a course on one of the following:  Core Leadership Principles, Preaching/Teaching, Church Planting Essentials, Mission Perspectives, and Worship.